I could do anything ... If I only knew what it was. The title of a career book by Barbara Sher, this phrase also was the story of my life for much of my twenties. I tried a bunch of different jobs and pursued a couple different careers, but none of them fit. Nothing felt right.
Today, I gave a presentation to about 15 Penn undergrads who are interested in urban studies, public policy, education or some mixture of the three. The topic was my current job in education and the road that got me here. They were a racially diverse group of students and seemed to represent a broad spectrum of socioeconomic backgrounds. Many were interested in social sector careers and are curious about the path to there.
Crystal Moore began her wellness quest in 2003 after being diagnosed with lupus. Her quest has led her to embrace yoga, faith, exercise, healthy eating, and relationships. Share her journey.